Nov 14, 2011

Welcome to Green Week

Apr 17, 2014

The 'Zero-Emission' Engine Is Almost Ready for Prime Time

The 'Zero-Emission' Engine Is Almost Ready for Prime Time

With the aid of government spending and joint efforts by Ford and Nissan, Daimler — Mercedes’s parent corporation — aims to start selling hydrogen-fueled cars to the public as early as 2017.

May 8, 2013

Solar Power Helps Monitor Carbon Fuels

Solar Power Helps Monitor Carbon Fuels

Oil and natural gas companies are using more solar power to provide electricity to power remote monitoring stations after the hydraulic fracturing crews have left.

Apr 9, 2013

CA Blows by Wind Energy Record During Storm

CA Blows by Wind Energy Record During Storm

Southern California's recent windstorm downed trees, knocked out power lines and fanned the flames of a wildfire, but it also set an energy record by spinning those towering white turbines in the desert.

Mar 29, 2013

Hybrid Power Plant Burns More Than Just Coal

Hybrid Power Plant Burns More Than Just Coal

The Virginia City Hybrid Energy Center in St. Paul burns more than just coal from mines. Wood chips go into the fire as well. And, the utility running the plant is touting its advanced design.

Apr 20, 2012

Stone Cold Drinking

Stone Cold Drinking

A Vermont-based stone company uses its soapstone scraps to cut cubes it markets as "green," reusable alternatives to ice.

Apr 19, 2012

Adrian Grenier Promotes Documentaries for Eco-Friendly Website

Adrian Grenier Promotes Documentaries for Eco-Friendly Website

“Entourage” star Adrian Grenier said he wants to change the way people view environmentalists, who are usually perceived as “wacky” and “unrealistic.” “Just because we wanna do the right thing, we get...

Apr 16, 2012

Learning to Live Green

Learning to Live Green

A new environmental curriculum including books and activities has helped fire students up to recycle and care for the Earth.

Apr 11, 2012

Teaching Kids to Recycle

Teaching Kids to Recycle

You may think that teaching your kids how to recycle is difficult, but it may be easier than you think. Turning disposable trash into reusable items is a great way to help the environment. iVoices Beth Engelman,

Apr 4, 2012

How to Stop Using Plastic Bags

How to Stop Using Plastic Bags

Can you do without plastic bags? Brandi Jeter, Sharon Rowley, Beth Engelman and Amanda Rodriguez, sit down with iVillage.com's Kelly Wallace for a friendly discussion about plastic bags and if there is a way to...

Top Stories
Chino Brush Fire Threatens Homes

Chino Brush Fire Threatens Homes

Evacuation orders were lifted Sunday as hundreds of firefighters battled a raging brush fire threatening 200 homes near the Prado Dam area of Chino, fire officials said.

No Arrest After Silver Lake Standoff: Police

No Arrest After Silver Lake Standoff: Police

A standoff in Silver Lake on Saturday night forced evacuations and a stretch of Sunset Boulevard to be shut down, but no one was arrested in the end, police said.

Attempted Kidnapping Reported in Pasadena

Attempted Kidnapping Reported in Pasadena

Police were searching for a man who tried to abduct a woman out for a night walk in Pasadena. Jane Yamamoto reports for the NBC4 News at 11 p.m. on Saturday, April 18, 2015.

Raw Video: Crews Contain Fullerton Brush Fire

Raw Video: Crews Contain Fullerton Brush Fire

A brush fire that forced the evacuation of a park in Fullerton was fully contained as of Saturday night, fire officials said.

Chino Fire's Smoke to Sully IE Air Quality

Chino Fire's Smoke to Sully IE Air Quality

The heavy smoke rising from a 300-acre brush fire burning in Riverside County triggered an advisory for areas in the Inland Empire as smoke was expected to travel inland on Sunday, according to NBC4...